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August
2015
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Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ with WiFi Calling now available to pre-order on EE

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EE, the UK's most advanced digital communications company, today announced Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ is now available to pre-order on its superfast 4GEE network. The new handset will support WiFi Calling, enabling high-quality calls in more places when only connected by WiFi, and also comes with the latest version of Android Lollipop.

From today, the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ is available to pre-order on a range of 4GEE monthly price plans via the EE online shop, telesales and EE retail stores. 4GEE Extra plans give people access to the UK’s fastest 4G network with speeds of up to 150Mbps, inclusive calls and texts in the EU, and inclusive calls to 0800 numbers as part of the package.

The S6 edge+ on EE is £99.99 on a £49.99 a month on a 4GEE Extra plan. The 24 month plan comes with unlimited minutes, unlimited texts and includes 10GB of mobile data a month for new customers. Existing customers who upgrade to the same plan are able to receive unlimited calls and texts as well as 20GB of mobile data per month.

Ideal for both work and play, the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ comes with a 5.7-inch QHD Super AMOLED display with dual curved edges, making it perfectly suited to watching high-definition videos or rapidly launching an application using the customisable buttons on the screen’s edge.  

The Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ is the perfect balance of style and substance, offering a seamlessly crafted combination of glass and metal in a unibody design. The handset is packed with industry leading hardware and a host of new features that sets a precedent in the smartphone market, making it the perfect pairing for the UK’s biggest and fastest 4G network.

EE offers the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ in Gold Platinum or Black Sapphire colour variants, as well as a wide range of Samsung accessories to all business and consumer customers.

Sharon Meadows, Director of Devices at EE, said: "Samsung has established a strong and dedicated fan base, and has again managed to generate real buzz around its forthcoming flagship handset. The Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ is packed with a host of ground-breaking features, and with WiFi Calling built-in, EE really is the number one network for those wanting to make the very most from their Galaxy S6 edge+ experience.”

EE’s superfast 4G service is currently available in over 600 major towns and cities across the UK, as well as approximately 6,000 smaller towns and villages, and was recently announced as the fastest and most reliable UK network by RootMetrics*. 

For further information on the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+, including full details of EE’s price plans, consumer and business customers can visit http://shop.ee.co.uk/

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Notes to editors:

* RootScore Report H1 2015

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EE is the largest and most advanced digital communications company in Britain, delivering mobile and fixed communications services to consumers, businesses, government and the wholesale market. EE has approximately 14,000 employees and 548 retail stores, and serves more than 30 million customers across its mobile, fixed and wholesale businesses.

EE runs the UK's biggest and fastest mobile network, pioneering the UK's first superfast 4G mobile service in October 2012 and is the first European operator to surpass the 10million 4G customer landmark. EE's 4G coverage today reaches more than 90% of the UK population. EE’s 2G coverage reaches 99% of the population while 3G reaches 98%. EE's superfast fibre broadband service covers 74% of the UK population, and ADSL broadband service covers 98.7% of the population.

In the last few years, EE has received extensive independent recognition including being ranked the UK's best overall network by RootMetrics®; Best Network at the 2014 and 2015 Mobile News Awards; Fastest Network at the 2013 and 2014 uSwitch Awards; Best Network at the 2014 Mobile Choice Consumer Awards and the What Mobile Awards 2013 and 2014; Number One for Network Innovation at the 2013 Recombu Awards; Best Mobile Network at the 2014 Recombu Awards; Best Network for Business at the 2013 and 2014 Mobile Industry Awards; and Best Consumer Network at the 2014 Mobile Industry Awards

 

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